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Saturday, July 11, 2015

Where Bloggers Create party

Welcome to the annual
Where Bloggers Create party!

I'm so thrilled to be taking part in Karen Valentine's 
"Where Bloggers Create 2015".  Karen designed my blog many moons ago, and my other blog e-workshops, and does such a lovely job.

So this time I decided to post a little video of my workshop. It is as cleaned up as I could get it! I'm in full production mode right now, so sorry about the mess. But I hope you enjoy the video tour. I wanted to give you a glimpse of my stations, and treasures I work with.

Thanks for visiting!!!
I'm going to try to get around and see many other studios listed on Karen's list.
Have a great day, and I hope to see you at a workshop I'm teaching somewhere!


Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Artful Gathering 2015 workshop

It's time to get registered for 

My all new workshop starts on June 6, and I would love for you to join me.

This year, something completely new and different. I am going to show you how to make Mixed Media Music Boxes in Musical Delights.

Six full weeks of fun with me, can you stand it? These are so much fun, inexpensive and amazingly beautiful. I am thrilled to show you how, all on line.

So please get registered, get your supplies, and lets make some beautiful music together!!

Musical Delights: Mixed Media Music BoxesJune 6 - July 17
Join me for a fabulous workshop that is a feast for the eyes and ears! In Musical Delights: Mixed Media Music Boxes, you get to make a music box from almost scratch because you will start with a pre-made box from tin or from a simple cigar box. Yes! You will decorate it up while learning a wide variety of mixed media art techniques before installing a musical movement. These boxes will make your heart sing with delight and your finished work of art will be a treasure forever to enjoy.
To learn more click here.

Monday, April 6, 2015

Come join me in Houston, Texas
April 28-May 3, 2015!

I'm teaching four workshops, hope to see you!!!

Click HERE for more info and to register.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Video promo for Artful Gathering 2015

Sneak preview of this summer's on line workshop


Pre-register now at www.ArtfulGathering.com
and register for my workshop
starting on May 1, 2015.

Hope to see you there!!

Monday, March 2, 2015

Summer 2015 online workshop


My ArtfulGathering.com workshop coming this summer!

I am teaching in Session 1 only this year, but it is a doozy!! We are going to make music boxes from scratch.  Yep, take a plain ordinary cigar box or tin box, and give it some magical mixed media treatments, install a music movement and....


A keepsake forever, something friends and family will enjoy.

Here is the link for more info.
Pre-registration is now open. What that means is you give Artful Gathering a administrative fee for $5, yes only five dollars, and then you get to register for classes. You can see the descriptions without paying the fee, but who can resist all the amazing workshops being offered this summer?

Hope to see you in my

Go here to register and read more.


Monday, January 19, 2015

Vivi Art Retreat in the Desert 2015

Come join the fun at the
Vivi Magoo Art Retreat in the Desert!

I'll be teaching three amazing workshops, if I do say so!! These are full day projects, and so much fun to make and then enjoy.

The Tab Please

Another example of The Tab Please
 In this workshop I will be showing you how to custom make your tabs for a cabochon, an antique brooch or anything flat on the back really.

Queen's Lace
A touch of solder, some metal work, a little resin, and you have an amazing focal for your necklace.

Timeless Beauty
 We will be making custom watch bands from scratch! I'm bringing the watches and you provide the workmanship. So excited.

Here is the link for the retreat so you can read all about it.
Hope you can make it, did I mention the International Gem Show happens the same weekend? Bring some cash and some walking shoes, it is amazing!